Melinda French Gates, already one of the world's most prominent philanthropists, will now take on the job of publisher.
Education reform advocates have proposed a ballot initiative in California that could allow them to use the courts to challenge teacher-tenure laws and other policies they believe are harming public school students.
Like his more famous friend, Warren Buffett, Walter Scott Jr. spent most of his life in his native Omaha, Neb., and made billions from a diverse range of mostly unglamorous businesses.
Campaigns ranging from trying to fund emergency flight rescues of hundreds of Afghan refugees, providing food aid packages to "internally displaced families throughout Afghanistan" to raising funds specifically to “help Afghan women in immediate need."
Truman Center for National Policy visiting fellow Camille Mackler reacts to 'herculean' efforts to get refugees out of Afghanistan.
The billionaire founder of data analytics firm Palantir donated $180,000 to a former hermit in New Hampshire so he can rebuild his cabin, which burned down amid a property dispute earlier this month — but in a new location.
ASU global management professor Sanjeev Khagram on how the university is providing support to Afghan women.
Combat Flip Flops CEO Matthew Griffin on its efforts to continue women's education in Afghanistan.
Frank Siller, the 'Tunnel to Towers' co-founder, is walking from D.C. to New York City to honor his brother for the 20th anniversary of the September 11 attacks.
Donations to charitable causes are reaching record highs, but the giving is done by a smaller and smaller slice of the population.
Former Navy SEAL and 'Bottle Breacher' founder Eli Crane on his push to help veterans find job prospects after ending their military service.
Electric and battery-powered planes are starting to enter the aviation market. FOX Business' Lydia Hu has the details.
Jeff Bezos announced two men are receiving massive amounts of cash including Van Jones and Jose Andres.
The birth of his daughter should have been a joyous time for Brooklyn bar owner Jonathan Ehrlich — instead, it was nearly the beginning of the end for his beloved watering hole.
Jeff Bezos made the largest donation to the Smithsonian since the museum was first founded this week, giving $70 million to renovate the National Air and Space Museum and $130 million to build a new education complex.
Spies spotted the soon-to-be-former Mrs. Bill Gates at private club Zero Bond Thursday surrounded by a total of six bodyguards and three SUVs, according to a new report.
Reeling from massive cutbacks in volunteers during the COVID-19 pandemic, and grappling with high construction costs, Habitat for Humanity leaders would be the first to admit they’re struggling.
After Warren Buffett announced he was stepping down from the Gates Foundation, Bill Gates praised Buffett on Twitter.
Warren Buffett on Wednesday reached the halfway mark in giving away all of his Berkshire Hathaway stock, more than 99% of his net worth, to charity and resigned from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’s board.
MacKenzie Scott, the billionaire philanthropist known for her unexpected multi-billion dollar donations to charities and racial equity causes, announced Tuesday that she has given $2.7 billion to 286 organizations. It is the third round of no-strings-attached, major philanthropic gifts Scott has made, which together rival the charitable contributions made by the largest foundations.